Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Freed Student Activist Calls On HK Leader To Resign

Hong Kong's most prominent student activist Joshua Wong has called for the resignation of leader Carrie Lam, after walking free from prison.Wong, 22, became...

Pastor Fakes Own Kidnap; Demands N3m From His Church

Adewuyi Adegoke, a cleric with the Methodist Church in Ado Ekiti, has been apprehended by the police for allegedly faking his own kidnap.After his...

Hong Kong Leader Defiant After Massive Protest

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has said she will not scrap a controversial plan to allow extradition to mainland China, despite mass protests.On Sunday,...

Sudan Security fForces Tear-Gas Protesters

Sudanese security forces have fired tear gas and live ammunition to disperse protesters setting up barricades in Khartoum.At least one person was killed in...

Kidnappers On The Prowl; Take Sensible Precaution – UK Gov’t To Citizens In Ghana

The government of the United Kingdom (UK) has updated its travel advice to its citizens in Ghana following recent kidnappings and other crimes in...

China’s Xi Praises ‘Best Friend’ Putin During Russia Visit

Chinese President Xi Jinping has described Russia's Vladimir Putin as his "best friend" during a three-day visit to Moscow focusing on trade and relations...

US Demands Social Media Details From Visa Applicants

Nearly all applicants for US visas will have to submit their social media details under newly adopted rules.The State Department regulations say people will...

Huawei: US Blacklist Will Harm Billions Of Consumers

A US move to put Huawei on a trade blacklist "sets a dangerous precedent" that will harm billions of consumers, the firm's top legal...

India’s PM Modi Wins Historic General Election Victory, Party Says

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Hindu-nationalist party scored a historic victory in India’s general election, his foreign minister said on Thursday, as officials counted hundreds...

Gabon President Sacks Veep, Forestry Minister Over Timber Smuggling

Gabon’s Vice President and Minister of State for Forests and the Environment have been relieved of their posts by presidential decree in connection with...

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